Portland in the News: Population Growth; Keeping Climate Goals In Reach; What’s Next for Blazers & More | April 28, 2022
Despite ambitious plans, Portland is struggling to reduce its dependence on cars.
Portland’s population grew 5% in the last 5 years, a little more than the state’s rate.
And Portland Japanese Garden is one step closer to a new headquarters for their Japan Institute.
Here’s a roundup of the goings-on in Portland this week:
- Oregon Arts Watch: Omar El Akkad’s ‘What Strange Paradise’ wins Oregon Book Award for fiction
- New York Times: Can Portland Be a Climate Leader Without Reducing Driving?
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